Sally Hetherington


Off to a bumpy start

Yesterday I went for a walk up to Vaucluse in the morning, and had my $10 with me to purchase my Live Below the Line food on the way home. I lost that $10 somewhere between Rose Bay shops and Point Piper. Even after backtracking, I couldn’t find it. My friends raised a good point – if I was in a developing country, living in poverty, and lost my food money, that would be it. I would have to starve. Fortunately, this is the ‘lucky country’, and although I am quite  ...

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Dreams Can Come True

On Saturday 9th April, 2011, Eastern Suburbs Rotaract became official. Having jumped out of a plane that morning, I was a bit worse for wear and functioning on minimal sleep. However, the evening was a huge success! I thought I would share my speech with you, as I am too tired to be writing a  ...

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Australian of the Year

A couple of weeks ago it was announced that I won the Commonwealth Bank Local Hero Award, along with another Bank Employee, Chris. I had asked my boss to nominate me in the hope that I would get more exposure amongst the Group with my volunteer work, but had no expectations of winning. When it  ...

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